My Word of the Week: Work

My Word of the Week: Work

work – noun \ˈwərk\ : a job or activity that you do regularly especially in order to earn money : the place where you do your job : the things that you do especially as part of your job __________ I took a nice long break over the past two weeks of holidays. My...

A Flood of Encouragement

I may have cried a river of tears, but you have flooded me with encouragement, prayer, and compassion. Thank you, thank you, thank you. I feel loved, supported, and carried by you, and I feel protected by Jesus. “Because of the devastation of the afflicted, because of...
Reentry

Reentry

Well, my vacation is basically over. Were it not July 4th, I would have made my way merrily to work this morning, and in less than an hour I would have found myself at home, sitting in this very spot, doing this very thing. Writing. Serendipitously, or rather by design, my week off fell pleasantly next to a national holiday and was thus extended by a day.

There and Back Again: Spring?

There and Back Again: Spring?

There are early signs of Spring emerging in the back yard. The days have been a little warmer, a few trees and bushes have begun to push out their first buds, and patches of grass are growing greener. There is hope out there! But inside, in my heart and spirit, the...